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What types of snacks are healthiest?

April 25, 2014
What's the best snack you can choose? Are almonds an optimal snack? During the next few days, almonds will be discussed and examined for effects on diet quality, appetite, adiposity and cardiovascular disease risk factors at a meeting...

DIY: almond butter

April 21, 2014
Contrary to popular belief peanut butter is not the only available nut butter on the market. While it remains a consumer favorite nut butters such as cashew, macadamia, and hazelnut just to name a few go highly unnoticed. What&rsquo...

What chemicals are sprayed on local almonds?

April 20, 2014
You may wish to check out the April 20, 2014 Sacramento Bee article by Edward Ortiz, "Beekeepers search for answers as colonies show up damaged after almond farm pollination," because it's an eye-opener as to...

Rice salad with added "crunch"

February 18, 2014
One of the most popular ways to prepare chicken, next to frying it, is making chicken salad from it. Many cooks pride themselves on making a good chicken salad for company or to serve as a sandwich filling.  ...

Bake a batch of almond cookies and enjoy the crunch

February 16, 2014
For everyone who enjoys a crunchy cookie these almond cookies are the perfect choice for baking. The batter is made with almond extract and slivered or sliced almonds inside and out.Almonds are considered a nut but technically it is...

Almond Pork Chops with Honey Mustard

January 10, 2014
I love how crunchy almonds and sweet mustard sauce jazz up this tender pork dish. Usually, I double the recipe. One chop is never enough for my family.What You Need:(Makes: 4 servings)1/2 cup of smoked almonds1...